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Winston, Florida State rally to beat Louisville

LOUISVILLE, Ky. (AP) -- Jameis Winston threw three touchdowns to offset a three-interception start and Dalvin Cook had two long scoring runs to help second-ranked Florida State rally for a 42-31 victory over Louisville on Thursday night....

Women's hoops community rallies around Lauren Hill

Elena Delle Donne had chills when she first heard about Lauren Hill....

Shotgun formation has QB sneak fading away

With only a yard to go, give or take a foot, it looks as if a quarterback could take a snap from center, fall forward and get a first down almost every time....

Manning-Brady rivalry began in obscurity

DENVER (AP) -- The greatest quarterback rivalry in NFL history began quietly with plenty of empty seats on a cloudy, cool and windy afternoon at Foxboro Stadium on Sept. 30, 2001....

Royals look toward next season after dream run

KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) -- The emotions were still raw, the sting of defeat still fresh from Game 7 of the World Series when Billy Butler stood in front of his locker and spoke in a voice full of conviction....

Chevy makes the best of exec's nervous speech

DETROIT (AP) -- Shortly before 9 a.m. on the day after the worst night of his life, Rikk Wilde got the phone call from his big boss at General Motors....

South Africans mourn sport deaths

JOHANNESBURG (AP) -- South African officials on Thursday called for a strict new gun law as a tribute to a soccer star who was shot and killed earlier this week....

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Review: 'The Real Thing' is thoroughly excellent

NEW YORK (AP) -- The first time "The Real Thing" came to Broadway, it won the Tony Award for best play. The next time it arrived, it won for best play revival. This time it just may sneak away with the trophy for best musical revival....

Review: 'Interstellar' a sublime cosmic knockout

Since his breakthrough with the backward-running "Memento," Christopher Nolan has made a plaything of time. In "Interstellar," he slips into its very fabric, shaping its flows and exploding its particles. It's an absurd endeavor. And it's one of the most sublime movies of the decade....

Tiny Harris defends implants to change eye color

NEW YORK (AP) -- Reality TV star Tameka "Tiny" Harris, the wife of rapper T.I., has the attention of skeptical eye doctors and social media haters over a procedure she underwent to permanently lighten the color of her eyes....

Carla Hall hits Kickstarter goal to open eatery

Carla Hall had two conditions for opening her first restaurant: The menu had to be Nashville hot chicken and the money had to be crowdsourced....

A second book for Hamilton _ this time, recipes

NEW YORK (AP) -- "I can't believe I have to say this," Gabrielle Hamilton admonishes us in an asparagus recipe, "but please arrange with all the tips facing the same direction. Not in a chaotic jumble."...

Taylor Swift gets a Bronx cheer as NYC Ambassador

NEW YORK (AP) -- Welcome to New York, Taylor Swift! The locals are kvetching about you already....

Professor's 'Game of Thrones' punishment rescinded

PARAMUS, N.J. (AP) -- A New Jersey professor suspended after he posted an online photo containing a quote from "Game of Thrones" has had his punishment rescinded by the college....

Jorge Garcia makes the most of 'Hawaii Five-0'

LOS ANGELES (AP) -- Since playing the lucky-unlucky lottery winner Hurley on "Lost," Jorge Garcia's career has moved along nicely from "Alcatraz" to "Hawaii Five-0" and upcoming big-screen movies....

Vatican: Tourists harming Sistine Chapel frescoes

VATICAN CITY (AP) -- The Vatican says the Sistine Chapel's precious frescoes are starting to turn white from the air pollution caused by so many visitors passing through each day....

Suge Knight due in Vegas court on driving warrant

LAS VEGAS (AP) -- Rap music mogul Marion "Suge" Knight is due to face a Las Vegas judge on a traffic warrant following his arrest as a fugitive in a California robbery case....

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